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UF/IFAS Pasco County January 2020 Seminars

By Meaghan Goepferich Posted on December 20, 2019

Subject:           Pets and Plants
Date:               January 7, 2020 (Tuesday)
Time:               6:30-7:30 PM
Location:         Land O Lakes Branch Library
                        2818 Collier Parkway
                         Land O Lakes, FL 34639

Details:            Did you know some plants, even ones native to Florida, are toxic to dogs and cats?  This seminar will help you identify which plants in the home and garden are poisonous, how to protect our pets from them, and how you can still enjoy them in your yard or home with the proper precautions.  Come join us for this fee UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension seminar!   

Subject:    Learn the Basics of Raised Bed Gardening & Sheet Composting
Date:               January 11, 2020 (Saturday)
Time:               9:00-10:30 AM
Location:         Land O’ Lakes Heritage Park
                        5401 Land O’ Lakes Blvd/US 41
                      Land O’ Lakes, FL 34639

Details:            If you are thinking about trying a raised bed garden, now is the time to start.  Come to this free UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Seminar to learn composting techniques and how to care for flowers and vegetables grown in raised beds, including large beds.

Subject:           Gardening With Autism Program:  hands-on for children 8-13 (1/11/20-2/15/20
Date:               January 11, 2020 (Saturday)
Time:               10:00-11:30 AM
Location:         Land O’ Lakes Heritage Park
                        5401 Land O’ Lakes Blvd/US 41
                      Land O’ Lakes, FL 34639

Details:            Come join us for a 6 week Gardening with Autism Program.  This will be a hands-on program for children ages 8-13.  The total fee for the 6-week program is $40.00.  The fee is non-refundable.

Subject:           Why Bats?
Date:               January 13, 2020 (Monday)
Time:               2:00-3:00 PM
Location:         South Holiday Library
                        4649 Mile Stretch Drive
                        Holiday, FL 34690

Details:            Bats are important!  They consume insects, pollinate plants and disperse seeds.  But bats are threatened!  Their populations are declining largely due as a result of human activity.  They are misunderstood and feared by most people, but at this seminar, learn about the good they do.  Come to this free UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Seminar and learn all about them!

For more information on any of these seminars, please call the UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office at 352-518-0156.                                                  

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 Extension programs are free, can provide reasonable accommodation with advance notice, and are open to all persons regardless of age, race, color, sex, disability, religion or national origin.  Pre-registration is not required for most of our programs, but contact Extension to be certain and to assist us with planning – http://pasco.ifas.ufl.edu/events_calendar.shtml.  For more information, call the Pasco County Extension Office – (352) 518-0156; (727)847-2411; (813)996-2411.

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